Publications

Journal and Proceedings Publications (2016 CV)

2017 & in press

2016

2015

 

2014

2013

  • Landy, D., Ottmar, E. (2013). Algebra as a game played with symbols. Poster presented at Games, Learning, and Society. Madison, Wisconsin.
  • Landy, D., Silbert, N. & Goldin, A. (2013). Estimating large numbers. Cognitive Science, 37(5), 775-799. doi: 10.1111/cogs.12028
  • Ottmar, E. Hulse, T., Pierce, J., & Landy, D., (2013). Pushing Symbols: An Intervention to Increase Understanding of Algebraic Notation. Talk given at National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Research Pre-session. Denver, Colorado.

2012

  • Ottmar, E., Landy, D. & Goldstone, R. L. (2012). Teaching the perceptual structure of algebraic expressions: Preliminary findings from the Pushing Symbols intervention. In N. Miyake, D. Peebles, & R. P. Cooper (Eds.) Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 2156-2161). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.
  • Sears, K., Landy, D. & Lesky, J. (2012). Interactions between actions and apparent distance. In N. Miyake, D. Peebles, & R. P. Cooper (Eds.) Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 2300-2305). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

2011

2010

  • Goldstone, R. L. & Landy, D. (2010). Domain creating constraints. Cognitive Science, 34(7), 1357-1377. doi: 10.1111/j.1551-6709.2010.01131.x
  • Goldstone, R. L., Landy, D. & Son, J. Y. (2010). The education of perception. Topics in Cognitive Science, 2(2), 265-284. doi: 10.1111/j.1756-8765.2009.01055.x
  • Landy, D. (2010). Toward a physics of equations. In A. K. Goel, M. Jamnik & N. H, Narayanan (Eds.) Diagrammatic Representation and Inference: 6th International Conference, Diagrams 2010, Portland, OR, August 2010 Proceedings, (pp. 160-166). New York: Springer.
  • Landy, D. & Hummel, J. E. (2010). Explanatory reasoning for inductive confidence. In S. Ohlsson & R. Catrambone (Eds.), Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Cognitive Science Society (pp. 2894-2989). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.
  • Landy, D. & Linkenauger, S. (2010). Arithmetic Notation…Now in 3D! In S. Ohlsson & R. Catrambone (Eds.), Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Cognitive Science Society (pp. 2164-2169). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

2009

  • Taylor, E. G., Landy, D., & Ross, B. (2009). The role of explanation in very simple tasks. In N. A. Taatgen & H. van Rijn (Eds.), Proceedings of the 31st Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 2463-2468). Austin: TX: Cognitive Science Society.
  • Landy, D. & Taylor, E. G. (2009). Variation among individuals in how structure affects similarity. In B. Kokinov, K. Holyoak, & D. Gentner (eds.), New Frontiers in Analogy Research. (pp. 279-289). Sofia, Bulgaria.

2008

  • Goldstone, R. L., Gerganov, A., Landy, D., & Roberts, M. E. (2008). Learning to see and conceive. In L. Tommasi, M. Peterson, & L. Nadel (Eds.) The new cognitive sciences (part of the Vienna Series in Theoretical Biology). Cambridge, MA.: MIT Press. (pp. 163-188).

2007

  • Landy, D., Goldstone, R. L. (2007). How abstract is symbolic thought? Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 33(4), 720-733. doi:10.1037/0278-7393.33.4.720
  • Landy, D. & Goldstone, R. L. (2007). Grounding symbol structures in space: Formal notations as diagrams. In D. S. McNamara & J. G. Trafton (Eds.), Proceedings of the 29th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, (pp. 425-410). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society. (Winner of the Marr Prize for best student submission).

Pre-2007

  • Landy, D. (2006, July). Hunting the SNARC in its natural habitat: Evidence for a cognitive number line in an equation-writing task. In R. Sun & N. Miyake (Eds.), Proceedings of the 28th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, (pp. 2541-2546). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.
  • Landy, D. (2005). Inside doubt: On the non-identity of the theory of mind and propositional attitude psychology. Minds and Machines, 15(3-4), 399-414. doi: 0.1007/s11023-005-9004-0

Selected Presentations and Posters

  • Landy, D. & Ottmar, E. (2013). Algebra as a game played with symbols. Poster to be presented at Games, Learning and Society. Madison: Wisconsin.
  • Ottmar, E. & Landy, D. (November, 2012). Pushing Symbols: Teaching the structure of algebraic expressions. Talk given at Psychology of Mathematics Education, North American Chapter. Kalamazoo, Michigan.
  • Landy, D., Goldin, A., Silbert, N. (2011, July). Magnitude estimation on a very large number line. MathPsych, 2011. Boston, MA.
  • Goldstone, R. L. & Landy, D. (May, 2010). Learning mathematics by learning how to look at, and act on, notation. Presentation delivered at The American Education Research Association, Denver, CO.
  • Landy, D., Allen, C. & Zednik, C. (2007). A perceptual account of symbolic reasoning. Poster presented at The 33rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology. Toronto, ON.